Thursday, 31 December 2015

Fears grow over giant crack in Brighouse bridge


The Huddersfield Road Bridge that goes over the River Calder is the main route into the town and used by buses and heavy goods vehicles.
The crack in the structure has been apparent for some time but residents are now concerned that the unprecedented water levels could have caused more damage to the bridge.
Chris Marshall send in this picture and said: “After the collapse of Elland Bridge, there must be some cause for concern about the river bridge over Huddersfield Road in Brighouse.